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Recreation

  1. All Sports Grades:3-5

    September 19, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM @ 2:30-3:30pm

    Students will gain fundamental athletic skills while working as a team to learn games such as lacrosse, soccer, flag football and track & field events. All activities will take place both indoor and outdoor in an atmosphere which promotes good sportsmanship, teamwork, and most of all fun.

  2. Middle School Flag Tag Grades: 6-8

    September 19, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Moxley Field

    The Middle School Flag Football league will play on Friday afternoons this fall. The first week of this program will consist of drills, scrimmage and then 4 consistent teams will be selected. After the teams are made a schedule of games will be played beginning the following week. The focus of the program is to provide a fun, positive atmosphere while teaching the sport of flag football and the excitement of being a part of a team.

  3. Flag Tag Grades: 3-5

    September 20, 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Moxley Field

    The program will emphasize passing, receiving, kicking, defense and the rules of the game. Each Saturday will end with a scrimmage. This is a great opportunity to learn the game of football in a fun, safe environment. Students participate in a team sport while learning offensive and defensive plays.

  4. Pre-Kindergarten Outdoor Sports Ages: 3-5

    September 22, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Victory Field

    This program will work on the fundamentals of Soccer, T-Ball and other games. The children will work on skills needed to play these games as well as learn about teamwork and sportsmanship in a fun, safe setting.

  5. All Sports Grades:3-5

    September 22, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM @ Gym/Field

    Students will gain fundamental athletic skills while working as a team to learn games such as lacrosse, soccer, flag football and track & field events. All activities will take place both indoor and outdoor in an atmosphere which promotes good sportsmanship, teamwork, and most of all fun.

  6. Musical Instrument Lessons (Private) Grades K-12

    September 22, 2:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ Watertown Middle School

    Students work with instructors who are also professional musicians in the Greater Boston area, perform regularly on their instruments, and have many years of experience teaching children of all ages. This is a tuition based program and is highly recommended for students participating in school instrumental ensembles. Private lessons allow the instructor to focus on the individual needs of each student enabling the student to progress faster and perform in their school ensembles with a high degree of ability, confidence, and enjoyment. One-on-one instruction can help motivate students who are having some difficulties progressing on their instrument and provide challenge to more advanced student musicians. Students who currently play an instrument during the school day are strongly encouraged to enroll in private instrumental music lessons either through this program or elsewhere. Parents, working with the instructor, determine the length of lessons that best suits the musical needs of

  7. Jr. All Sports Grades: K-2

    September 23, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM @ Gymnasium/Field

    A fun and active program where students will take part in different sports such as Flag Football, Soccer and Lacrosse. Two weeks will be dedicated to each of these sports where participants will be introduced to the basics of each game in a friendly, non-competitive atmosphere.

  8. Musical Instrument Lessons (Private) Grades K-12

    September 23, 2:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ Watertown Middle School

    Students work with instructors who are also professional musicians in the Greater Boston area, perform regularly on their instruments, and have many years of experience teaching children of all ages. This is a tuition based program and is highly recommended for students participating in school instrumental ensembles. Private lessons allow the instructor to focus on the individual needs of each student enabling the student to progress faster and perform in their school ensembles with a high degree of ability, confidence, and enjoyment. One-on-one instruction can help motivate students who are having some difficulties progressing on their instrument and provide challenge to more advanced student musicians. Students who currently play an instrument during the school day are strongly encouraged to enroll in private instrumental music lessons either through this program or elsewhere. Parents, working with the instructor, determine the length of lessons that best suits the musical needs of

  9. Pre-Kindergarten Outdoor Sports Ages: 3-5

    September 24, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Victory Field

    This program will work on the fundamentals of Soccer, T-Ball and other games. The children will work on skills needed to play these games as well as learn about teamwork and sportsmanship in a fun, safe setting.

  10. All Sports Grades:3-5

    September 24, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM @ Gym/Field

    Students will gain fundamental athletic skills while working as a team to learn games such as lacrosse, soccer, flag football and track & field events. All activities will take place both indoor and outdoor in an atmosphere which promotes good sportsmanship, teamwork, and most of all fun.

  11. Jr. All Sports Grades: K-2

    September 24, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM @ Gym/Field

    A fun and active program where students will take part in different sports such as Flag Football, Soccer and Lacrosse. Two weeks will be dedicated to each of these sports where participants will be introduced to the basics of each game in a friendly, non-competitive atmosphere.

  12. Musical Instrument Lessons (Private) Grades K-12

    September 24, 2:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ Watertown Middle School

    Students work with instructors who are also professional musicians in the Greater Boston area, perform regularly on their instruments, and have many years of experience teaching children of all ages. This is a tuition based program and is highly recommended for students participating in school instrumental ensembles. Private lessons allow the instructor to focus on the individual needs of each student enabling the student to progress faster and perform in their school ensembles with a high degree of ability, confidence, and enjoyment. One-on-one instruction can help motivate students who are having some difficulties progressing on their instrument and provide challenge to more advanced student musicians. Students who currently play an instrument during the school day are strongly encouraged to enroll in private instrumental music lessons either through this program or elsewhere. Parents, working with the instructor, determine the length of lessons that best suits the musical needs of

  13. Adult Fall Tennis

    September 24, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Tennis Courts at Victory Field

    This program will concentrate on the basic forehand and backhand strokes, serving and scoring. The program is under the direction of Dan Cedrone, Head Tennis Coach at Watertown High School. This is a great opportunity to learn the game or improve your tennis skills. All students are requested to bring their own tennis racquet. For those without equipment, racquets will be provided.

  14. Pre-Kindergarten Outdoor Sports Ages: 3-5

    September 25, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Victory Field

    This program will work on the fundamentals of Soccer, T-Ball and other games. The children will work on skills needed to play these games as well as learn about teamwork and sportsmanship in a fun, safe setting.

  15. Jr. All Sports Grades: K-2

    September 25, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM @ 2:30-3:30pm

    A fun and active program where students will take part in different sports such as Flag Football, Soccer and Lacrosse. Two weeks will be dedicated to each of these sports where participants will be introduced to the basics of each game in a friendly, non-competitive atmosphere.

  16. Musical Instrument Lessons (Private) Grades K-12

    September 25, 2:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ Watertown Middle School

    Students work with instructors who are also professional musicians in the Greater Boston area, perform regularly on their instruments, and have many years of experience teaching children of all ages. This is a tuition based program and is highly recommended for students participating in school instrumental ensembles. Private lessons allow the instructor to focus on the individual needs of each student enabling the student to progress faster and perform in their school ensembles with a high degree of ability, confidence, and enjoyment. One-on-one instruction can help motivate students who are having some difficulties progressing on their instrument and provide challenge to more advanced student musicians. Students who currently play an instrument during the school day are strongly encouraged to enroll in private instrumental music lessons either through this program or elsewhere. Parents, working with the instructor, determine the length of lessons that best suits the musical needs of

  17. Youth Fall Tennis Grades Grades:1-8

    September 25, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Tennis Courts at Victory Field

    This program will concentrate on the basic stroke, forehand and backhand strokes, serving and scoring. We will also include such games as King of the Court, Wipe Out and Dungeons. The coaching staff is headed by Dan Cedrone, WHS Boys Varsity Tennis coach. This is a great opportunity to learn the game or improve the students’ skills. The students must bring their own racket. If equipment is a problem, please contact this office in advance.

  18. All Sports Grades:3-5

    September 26, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM @ 2:30-3:30pm

    Students will gain fundamental athletic skills while working as a team to learn games such as lacrosse, soccer, flag football and track & field events. All activities will take place both indoor and outdoor in an atmosphere which promotes good sportsmanship, teamwork, and most of all fun.

  19. Musical Instrument Lessons (Private) Grades K-12

    September 26, 2:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ Watertown Middle School

    Students work with instructors who are also professional musicians in the Greater Boston area, perform regularly on their instruments, and have many years of experience teaching children of all ages. This is a tuition based program and is highly recommended for students participating in school instrumental ensembles. Private lessons allow the instructor to focus on the individual needs of each student enabling the student to progress faster and perform in their school ensembles with a high degree of ability, confidence, and enjoyment. One-on-one instruction can help motivate students who are having some difficulties progressing on their instrument and provide challenge to more advanced student musicians. Students who currently play an instrument during the school day are strongly encouraged to enroll in private instrumental music lessons either through this program or elsewhere. Parents, working with the instructor, determine the length of lessons that best suits the musical needs of

  20. Middle School Flag Tag Grades: 6-8

    September 26, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Moxley Field

    The Middle School Flag Football league will play on Friday afternoons this fall. The first week of this program will consist of drills, scrimmage and then 4 consistent teams will be selected. After the teams are made a schedule of games will be played beginning the following week. The focus of the program is to provide a fun, positive atmosphere while teaching the sport of flag football and the excitement of being a part of a team.

  21. Flag Tag Grades: 3-5

    September 27, 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Moxley Field

    The program will emphasize passing, receiving, kicking, defense and the rules of the game. Each Saturday will end with a scrimmage. This is a great opportunity to learn the game of football in a fun, safe environment. Students participate in a team sport while learning offensive and defensive plays.

  22. Men's Basketball "Open Gym" Over 30 Years

    September 28, 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM @ Middle School Gymnasium

    This is a drop-in men’s basketball program is designed to provide exercise and fun for men 30 and over. This program offers gym time for men to come and enjoy competitive playing in a recreational setting. All participants will receive a reversible mesh tank top.

  23. Pre-Kindergarten Outdoor Sports Ages: 3-5

    September 29, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Victory Field

    This program will work on the fundamentals of Soccer, T-Ball and other games. The children will work on skills needed to play these games as well as learn about teamwork and sportsmanship in a fun, safe setting.

  24. All Sports Grades:3-5

    September 29, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM @ Gym/Field

    Students will gain fundamental athletic skills while working as a team to learn games such as lacrosse, soccer, flag football and track & field events. All activities will take place both indoor and outdoor in an atmosphere which promotes good sportsmanship, teamwork, and most of all fun.

  25. Musical Instrument Lessons (Private) Grades K-12

    September 29, 2:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ Watertown Middle School

    Students work with instructors who are also professional musicians in the Greater Boston area, perform regularly on their instruments, and have many years of experience teaching children of all ages. This is a tuition based program and is highly recommended for students participating in school instrumental ensembles. Private lessons allow the instructor to focus on the individual needs of each student enabling the student to progress faster and perform in their school ensembles with a high degree of ability, confidence, and enjoyment. One-on-one instruction can help motivate students who are having some difficulties progressing on their instrument and provide challenge to more advanced student musicians. Students who currently play an instrument during the school day are strongly encouraged to enroll in private instrumental music lessons either through this program or elsewhere. Parents, working with the instructor, determine the length of lessons that best suits the musical needs of

  26. Jr. All Sports Grades: K-2

    September 30, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM @ Gymnasium/Field

    A fun and active program where students will take part in different sports such as Flag Football, Soccer and Lacrosse. Two weeks will be dedicated to each of these sports where participants will be introduced to the basics of each game in a friendly, non-competitive atmosphere.

  27. Musical Instrument Lessons (Private) Grades K-12

    September 30, 2:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ Watertown Middle School

    Students work with instructors who are also professional musicians in the Greater Boston area, perform regularly on their instruments, and have many years of experience teaching children of all ages. This is a tuition based program and is highly recommended for students participating in school instrumental ensembles. Private lessons allow the instructor to focus on the individual needs of each student enabling the student to progress faster and perform in their school ensembles with a high degree of ability, confidence, and enjoyment. One-on-one instruction can help motivate students who are having some difficulties progressing on their instrument and provide challenge to more advanced student musicians. Students who currently play an instrument during the school day are strongly encouraged to enroll in private instrumental music lessons either through this program or elsewhere. Parents, working with the instructor, determine the length of lessons that best suits the musical needs of

  28. Youth Fall Tennis Grades Grades:1-8

    September 30, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Tennis Courts at Victory Field

    This program will concentrate on the basic stroke, forehand and backhand strokes, serving and scoring. We will also include such games as King of the Court, Wipe Out and Dungeons. The coaching staff is headed by Dan Cedrone, WHS Boys Varsity Tennis coach. This is a great opportunity to learn the game or improve the students’ skills. The students must bring their own racket. If equipment is a problem, please contact this office in advance.

Senior Center/Council on Aging

  1. BINGO AT THE SENIOR CENTER

    September 19, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Watertown Senior Center

    Low stakes senior bingo. A fun way to socialize with friends!

  2. IT’S NEVER TOO LATE TO GET MOVING!

    September 19, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Watertown Senior Center

    Try an exercise class at the Senior Center! The classes focus on the particular needs of seniors in a fun, safe environment. Exercises include muscle strengthening, light stretching, balance and posture improvement, and low-impact aerobics; all done to your favorite tunes! Regular exercise can improve circulation, help to strengthen bones, increase muscle mass, reduce joint stiffness, and improve general health. Plus, it’s fun! Whether it’s to get stronger, loosen up, or just get moving, give it a try and join us!

  3. A MATTER OF BALANCE

    September 19, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM @ Watertown Senior Center

    DO YOU HAVE CONCERNS ABOUT FALLING? Many older adults experience concerns about falling and restrict their activities. A MATTER OF BALANCE is an award-winning program designed to manage falls and increase activity levels. This eight week series is sponsored by Newton-Wellesley Hospital.

  4. IT’S NEVER TOO LATE TO GET MOVING!

    September 22, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Watertown Senior Center

    Try an exercise class at the Senior Center! The classes focus on the particular needs of seniors in a fun, safe environment. Exercises include muscle strengthening, light stretching, balance and posture improvement, and low-impact aerobics; all done to your favorite tunes! Regular exercise can improve circulation, help to strengthen bones, increase muscle mass, reduce joint stiffness, and improve general health. Plus, it’s fun! Whether it’s to get stronger, loosen up, or just get moving, give it a try and join us!

  5. BRIDGE PLAYERS!

    September 22, 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM @ Watertown Senior Center

    The Senior Center Bridge Group meets on Mondays at 12:30 p.m. New players are always welcome. Stop by if you’d like to play!

  6. WATCH OUR WEIGHT

    September 23, 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Watertown Senior Center

    The group meets weekly for support, and to socialize. Individuals weigh in (not mandatory) exercise to a tape, and participate in a talk about nutrition led by long-time volunteer, Evelyn Casey.

  7. LINE DANCING AT THE SENIOR CENTER!

    September 23, 11:15 AM - 12:30 AM @ Watertown Senior Center

    Manny Carrera leads a rousing session of line dances for seniors every Tuesday morning! Stop by and see for yourself!

  8. CRIBBAGE AT THE SENIOR CENTER

    September 23, 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM @ Watertown Senior Center

    Drop in play. The group meets every week and welcomes new players!

  9. CRIBBAGE AT THE SENIOR CENTER

    September 23, 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM @ Watertown Senior Center

    Drop in play. The group meets every week and welcomes new players!

  10. IT’S NEVER TOO LATE TO GET MOVING!

    September 24, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Watertown Senior Center

    Try an exercise class at the Senior Center! The classes focus on the particular needs of seniors in a fun, safe environment. Exercises include muscle strengthening, light stretching, balance and posture improvement, and low-impact aerobics; all done to your favorite tunes! Regular exercise can improve circulation, help to strengthen bones, increase muscle mass, reduce joint stiffness, and improve general health. Plus, it’s fun! Whether it’s to get stronger, loosen up, or just get moving, give it a try and join us!

  11. WHIST AT THE SENIOR CENTER

    September 24, 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM @ Watertown Senior Center

    Drop in play. The group meets every week and welcomes new players!

  12. YOGA for SENIORS

    September 25, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Watertown Senior Center

    Performed standing and with a chair. No floor work. Designed for senior participants.

  13. RUMMIKUB AT THE SENIOR CENTER

    September 25, 11:30 AM - 3:00 PM @ Watertown Senior Center

    Drop in play. The group meets every week and welcomes new players!

  14. SEPTEMBER MOVIE MATINEE: ANCHORMAN 2: THE LEGEND CONTINUES

    September 25, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Watertown Senior Center

    ANCHORMAN 2: THE LEGEND CONTINUES Will Ferrell returns to the role of TV anchorman, Ron Burgundy and finds the popular San Diego television newsman pulling up stakes with co-host Veronica (Christina Applegate), his intrepid reporter Brian (Paul Rudd), the overenthusiastic sports reporter Champ (David Koechner), and imbecilic weatherman Brick (Steve Carell) in order to move to New York City and launch the first ever 24-hour news network. (2013) PG-13, 119 min.

  15. BINGO AT THE SENIOR CENTER

    September 26, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Watertown Senior Center

    Low stakes senior bingo. A fun way to socialize with friends!

  16. A MATTER OF BALANCE

    September 26, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM @ Watertown Senior Center

    DO YOU HAVE CONCERNS ABOUT FALLING? Many older adults experience concerns about falling and restrict their activities. A MATTER OF BALANCE is an award-winning program designed to manage falls and increase activity levels. This eight week series is sponsored by Newton-Wellesley Hospital.

  17. BRIDGE PLAYERS!

    September 29, 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM @ Watertown Senior Center

    The Senior Center Bridge Group meets on Mondays at 12:30 p.m. New players are always welcome. Stop by if you’d like to play!

  18. WATCH OUR WEIGHT

    September 30, 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Watertown Senior Center

    The group meets weekly for support, and to socialize. Individuals weigh in (not mandatory) exercise to a tape, and participate in a talk about nutrition led by long-time volunteer, Evelyn Casey.

  19. LINE DANCING AT THE SENIOR CENTER!

    September 30, 11:15 AM - 12:30 AM @ Watertown Senior Center

    Manny Carrera leads a rousing session of line dances for seniors every Tuesday morning! Stop by and see for yourself!

  20. CRIBBAGE AT THE SENIOR CENTER

    September 30, 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM @ Watertown Senior Center

    Drop in play. The group meets every week and welcomes new players!

  21. CRIBBAGE AT THE SENIOR CENTER

    September 30, 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM @ Watertown Senior Center

    Drop in play. The group meets every week and welcomes new players!

Town Calendar

  1. Economic Development & Planning subcommittee/Planning Board

    September 22, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Philip Pane Lower Hearing Room

    Comprehensive Plan – Review and Recommendation

  2. Town Council

    September 23, 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM @ Richard E. Mastrangelo Council Chamber

  3. Traffic Commission Meeting

    September 24, 1:30 PM @ Council Chambers

  4. The Watertown 15th Anniversary Faire on the Square

    September 27, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ Saltonstall Park and Campus

    Faire on the Square The Watertown 15th Anniversary Faire on the Square is Saturday September 27th, 2014 from 10 AM - 4 PM. The day includes Live entertainment, dance groups, clowns, balloon artists, face painting, civic organizations and more. See agenda for entertainment listing.

  5. Developer's Community Meeting for 65 Grove St - Former Ionics

    September 29, 7:00 PM @ Apartments at Coolidge School 2nd Floor Community Room

    http://www.watertown-ma.gov/DocumentCenter/View/15604 Meet the redevelopment team and review plans for redevelopment of the former GE Ionics commercial building and site, fronting on 65 Grove Street.

  6. Joint Committees of Rules & Ordinances; Economic Development & Planning and Public Safety

    September 30, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Richard E. Mastrangelo Council Chamber

    To continue the discussion on Additional Liquor Licenses